This interventional nephrology elective prepares you for clinical practice by giving you experience interpreting radiological studies.
During our radiology elective, you’ll receive hands-on experience reading kidney ultrasounds and other imaging modalities.
We’ll provide you with opportunities to shadow an interventional radiologist and assist on:
Our training will help you feel comfortable interpreting renal ultrasounds, and you can expect to increase your knowledge about the appearance of common renal abnormalities seen on ultrasounds, including:
Additionally, the work you undertake during this elective will help you better understand:
Our radiology elective will train you to collaborate successfully with radiology attending physicians and radiology staff.
Take one module in year 1 or year 2.
This elective is focused on imaging; you will not see patients.